Prague Veggie Parade
Jun20

Prague Veggie Parade

Prague, and the Czech Republic in general, are certainly not known for being a hotbed of vegetarianism. However, many would be (and are) surprised to discover the growing wealth of vegetarian and even vegan-friendly restaurants and businesses here. The annual Veggie Parade has become one of the hallmarks of the vegetarian lifestyle, but it’s about more than just dietary choice, it also encompasses the fight for animal rights. The 2014...

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Prague Museum Night
Jun13

Prague Museum Night

It’s that time of year again. Time for one of Prague’s newer traditions known as “Pražská muzejní noc,” (Prague museum night). This is the 11th anniversary of the event, which this year falls on Saturday June 14. Starting at 7:00 PM, museums across the city will open their doors allowing FREE entry to some of the most popular and interesting (and less so) exhibits the city has to offer. Prague is so full of cultural events and...

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Going Underground at Koneprusy Caves
May22

Going Underground at Koneprusy Caves

Yes, there are places to go underground right here in Prague, but to get a bit more adventure, archaeological history, and exercise in your exploration, head outside of the city and hike to Koněpruské jeskyně (cave). The caves are located in the Koněprusy region; about 10k from Beroun in Central Bohemia. They’re located in the middle of the Czech Karst nature reserve, not far from castles Křivoklát and Karlštejn. The caves were...

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Much Ado About Mucha
May18

Much Ado About Mucha

Even the briefest of visits to Prague will reveal that the city vibrates with a wealth of cultural events from small guitar concerts to grand performances at the National Theater or State Opera. Nods to author Franz Kafka can be found on both sides of the river, and galleries abound with the works of famed (and lesser known) artists. Mucha’s Birthplace Among them of course is the Czech Republic’s own son, Art Nouveau painter, Alfons...

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Checking Out Czech Markets
May14

Checking Out Czech Markets

Whether you like to shop or not, a walk through one of Prague’s many markets is sure to reveal something you suddenly gotta have but didn’t know you needed. Our markets include outdoor markets with mixed offerings of prepared food, drink, and handmade crafts. There are Farmer’s Markets selling produce, dairy, and a bounty of smoked and other meats, fish, flowers, the list goes on and on. There are a few permanent markets one can...

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